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ID:     192661
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient and Medieval India
Region:     ISLAMIC DYNASTIES
City:     Mughal Empire
Issuer:     Akbar
Date Ruled:     1556-1605 CE
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Square Rupee
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     20 mm
Weight:     11.34 g
Obverse Description:     Kalima within square
Reverse Description:     Titles of Akbar and date with mint
Mint:     Urdu Zafar Qarin
Primary Reference:     KM 82.8
Reference2:     Wright 279
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=50136
Grade:     Toned EF.From the William B. Warden Collection.
Notes:     The Mughals continued the Persian tradition of striking coins in a traveling court mint, the "Camp Associated with Victory". Most of the coins of Akbar struck at Urdu Zafar Qarin mark the Muslim millennium in 1591, with the date written out as Alf, for "one thousand".